Letters in Drug Design & Discovery

G. Perry
University of Texas
San Antonio, TX
USA
Email: lddd@benthamscience.org

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Utilizing IL-12, IL-15 and IL-7 as Mucosal Vaccine Adjuvants

Author(s): Liljana Stevceva, Marcin Moniuszko, Maria Grazia Ferrari.

Abstract:

In this paper we review and discuss three of the most exciting and promising cytokines for therapeutic intervention and immunomodulation of immune responses including those on mucosal surfaces. The main properties of IL-12, IL-15 and IL-7 are described and the studies utilizing these cytokines as immunomodulators and vaccine adjuvants discussed.

Keywords: IL-12, IL-15, IL-7, Mucosal, Vaccine

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Article Details

VOLUME: 3
ISSUE: 8
Year: 2006
Page: [586 - 592]
Pages: 7
DOI: 10.2174/157018006778194655
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